NC food processing and manufacturing initiative feasiblity study released
The agricultural resources, industrial capacity and research innovation assets present in North Carolina create opportunities to catalyze development of value-added food processing and manufacturing businesses, according to a joint NC State-NCDA&CS economic feasibity study released Jan. 12.
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Plant sciences initiative could spark NC economic growth, study finds
A new economic study, released Jan. 12, shows that North Carolina has an opportunity to be the global hub for advanced plant sciences research and for the application of that research to expanding agricultural productivity.
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Kit Flynn, NC State Extension Master Gardener Volunteer in Durham County, has a Daylily Named for Her. NC EMGV Kit Flynn has a daylily namesake, but it comes with big responsibilities. Listen as MORE »– from Gardening
The recordings for the March 24, 2015 – Plants, Pests and Pathogens webinar have been posted: Recording, Audio-MP3, MP4 This two hour, interactive webinar focused on Plant Problem Diagnosis for Woody Ornamentals in Winter. The program is MORE »– from Gardening
Identify plants you can add to your garden to attract and support pollinators. Below is a description quoted directly from the Pollinator Partnership website about their free, regionally specific App BeeSmart “With the Bee Smart™ MORE »– from Gardening
The North Carolina Cooperative Extension Centers of Gates, Chowan, and Perquimans Counties will offer forest landowners a second informational meeting in 2015. This next workshop, Optimizing Timber Production, will be held on February 12 MORE »– from Gates County Center
The North Carolina Cooperative Extension Centers of Gates, Chowan, and Perquimans Counties will offer a forestry workshop on Estate Planning for Forest Landowners on January 29 from 6:00pm – 8:00pm at the Merchant’s Millpond Visitors MORE »– from Gates County Center